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Originally Posted by Nikkopo;12717515 
I was being sarcastic towards your unnecessary topics lol

Well, this is the first time it has happend for me.

Only you can find out because it already may have happend for you before smile.gif
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Well, this is the first time it has happend for me.

Only you can find out because it already may have happend for you before
No. You can simply smell and search for the smell, not create a thread right away ,lol. no hate
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Were there any loud bangs ?!
What kind of smell as each component has a specific smell when it gets hot or dies.

It can happen to get a board with an out of spec component ,you can t really check thousands of capacitors and MOSFETS on production lines even if they are good quality.

One MSI mobo died on me silently just overheating the CPU and another one had made a kind of !poc! sound and some smell (things which i was never able to locate at that moment as everything was working with no issues ) ,with maybe 3 weeks before dieing for real.

I think time will tell you what hardware is going out ,few weeks at most.
   
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Stupid me...... I went out the front door and there was a car on fire down the bottom street.......... That's the horrible smell... meh...
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Stupid me...... I went out the front door and there was a car on fire down the bottom street.......... That's the horrible smell... meh...
I think you found it...

but you might still want to check again later...
very few car fires have a chemical smell that you can get confused with something in a computer.
    
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I think you found it...

but you might still want to check again later...
very few car fires have a chemical smell that you can get confused with something in a computer.
actually all car fires will smell like burning electronics as they have them in them........
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lol...
    
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Please close this thread lol
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So I herd your car has 4+1 VRMs in it....
don't overclock your car, bro
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"The burning chemical smell we felt today on Enterprise could be the smell of Data 's brain .Most likelly the event in the simulation room excited his 4+1 VRM".

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